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URGENT! SHUT DOWN BELFAST ANIMAL PRISONS, RECALL BCC COUNCIL MEMBERS! Animals Petition / First Minister of Northern I


Animals  (tags: Animal Welfare, Animal Cruelty, Lennox the Dog, Recall Belfast City Council Members, Close Down Belfast Dog Prisons, TAKE ACTION! )

Michelle
- 896 days ago - change.org
This illegal heartless episode is only the tip of an ugly iceberg. Inadequate medical conditions, horrible concrete enclosures, sawdust on concrete floors, woefully filthy stalls warrant closure of all shelter facilities in Belfast & a recall of the BCC!



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Constance F. (431)
Thursday July 12, 2012, 11:31 pm
Signed, thank you!
 

Emma S. (228)
Thursday July 12, 2012, 11:55 pm
Done! Thanks, Michelle.
 

. (1)
Friday July 13, 2012, 12:34 am
Noted and signed. Thank you Michelle.
 

Danny M. (90)
Friday July 13, 2012, 12:36 am
Signed. Thank you Michelle!
 

Michelle S. (458)
Friday July 13, 2012, 12:41 am
I'm wondering exactly who would launch an investigation into the lies, corruption and fraud involved in the Lennox case....and possibly others. Any ideas?

Would it be the jurisdiction of the High Courts of England?

Victoria Stilwell is calling for an investigation, I'm not certain exactly how such an investigation would take place. I support it and want to live to see it happen.
 

Elsie Au (264)
Friday July 13, 2012, 12:46 am
Done. Thanks. Yes, I agree with Michelle, there should be an investigation on this. The whole thing was just so fishy.
 

Nimue Pendragon (275)
Friday July 13, 2012, 1:19 am
Somebody has to be held accountable for this illegal travesty. S&N.
 

Michaela Peters (39)
Friday July 13, 2012, 1:30 am
Signed & noted.
 

Michelle S. (458)
Friday July 13, 2012, 1:35 am
Contact Channel 4 UK and let them know a video leaked today showing Lennox to be a playful, socialized, happy well-trained dog while being evaluated by a behaviorist in the presence of dog warden Sandra Lightfoot. I posted the story on the video tonight and sent a mass mail to all the friends on my list. Copy and paste the link to the video when you sent your letter to the Channel 4 news. It's pretty damning.

From Patrizia:

I have just been told that if we send emails requesting investigation INTO BCC that channel 4 will launch one if they get enough requests.

Sample letter, or create your own letter....
________________________________________________________
Dear sir, madam,

We, concerned people for all over the world, are asking you to please start an investigation into BCC regarding the Lennox case.
We strongly believe things have been covered up and the truth has not been told to the public.
We also believe that Lennox's dog warden, Alexandra Lightfoot, lied under oath, stating Lennox was the most dangerous dog she had ever met, while video tapes show Lennox licking her face and being submissive to her.
We know we can't bring Lennox back, but we do want to know what really happened in BCC and that the truth will come out.
Justice needs to be done and the truth needs to be told.
Therefor we plead you to investigate this case and bring out a news report.

For Lennox's sake, for all innocent dogs sake.

We thank you.

Sincerely,
(your name and country)

Send to: dispatches@channel4.co.uk
 

Yvonne F. (177)
Friday July 13, 2012, 1:58 am
Signed! If we shall judge the countries in the world by the text on the picture on this post, no countries would pass. Sadly enough. Thanks Michelle for posting this.
 

Anneke Andries (263)
Friday July 13, 2012, 2:19 am
done too...+reposting
 

Rock H. (254)
Friday July 13, 2012, 3:17 am
Signed and noted. Thanks Michelle!
 

Joe R. (190)
Friday July 13, 2012, 3:53 am
Signed and noted.
 

Nancy Black (304)
Friday July 13, 2012, 4:03 am
Njoted, signed, tweeted, and shared. The cruelty that was done here is not just to Lennox but to his family particuarly the handicapped child. People who have such little compassion should not be in a position to set the standards of a community.
 

Carol H. (229)
Friday July 13, 2012, 5:09 am
signed
 

Andrea Nemec (217)
Friday July 13, 2012, 6:07 am
Noted and signed! Thanks!
 

Regina P. (79)
Friday July 13, 2012, 6:31 am
Signed. Thanks
 

Nancy Roussy (79)
Friday July 13, 2012, 6:45 am
Signed or already signed and noted, thank you!
 

Sara P. (63)
Friday July 13, 2012, 6:48 am
Immediately signed Michelle, thanks!
 

Ellen G. (345)
Friday July 13, 2012, 7:20 am
done
 

Val R. (254)
Friday July 13, 2012, 7:21 am
Noted, signed and posted.
 

Past Member (0)
Friday July 13, 2012, 8:05 am
TY Michelle so signed!
 

Lisa Neste (710)
Friday July 13, 2012, 8:28 am
Signed, thanks Michelle.
 

Ana R (220)
Friday July 13, 2012, 8:58 am
Done!
Thank you, Michelle.
 

Sara W. (108)
Friday July 13, 2012, 9:36 am
Gladly signed.
 

Jelca Bruigom (74)
Friday July 13, 2012, 9:59 am
Signed to stop BCC and investigate these places.We need to get rid of such inadequate practice
 

Henriette Matthijssen (148)
Friday July 13, 2012, 11:31 am
Signed, Thanks Michelle.
 

Ruth S. (298)
Friday July 13, 2012, 11:53 am
Signed

May God grant those who cause pain, misery and death to his creation no more no less what they deserve!!
 

Marlene Dinkins (245)
Friday July 13, 2012, 12:22 pm
noted signed gladly . i just hate that city and people thwre!!!!!!!
 

Amy E. (66)
Friday July 13, 2012, 12:27 pm
s/n
 

Bee S. (208)
Friday July 13, 2012, 1:08 pm
i signed. Thank You, Michelle.
 

Bee S. (208)
Friday July 13, 2012, 1:10 pm
(Sorry, i cannot note)
 

Julie P. (55)
Friday July 13, 2012, 1:20 pm
Dear Michelle, THANK YOU SO MUCH!
Absolutely signed and shared.
 

Julie P. (55)
Friday July 13, 2012, 1:22 pm
Sigh, like Bee, I cannot note it either :(
 

June M. (109)
Friday July 13, 2012, 1:39 pm
done..thanks michelle
 

Heather Norstrom (51)
Friday July 13, 2012, 2:00 pm
Michelle, thank you! Signed and noted. Those filthy pieces of shit!
 

Roxi M. (22)
Friday July 13, 2012, 2:05 pm
signed, ty
 

(0)
Friday July 13, 2012, 2:15 pm
Signed and noted, thanks.
 

Brenda Towers (0)
Friday July 13, 2012, 2:29 pm
N&S
 

. (0)
Friday July 13, 2012, 2:45 pm
Signed.
 

Vicky P. (466)
Friday July 13, 2012, 5:16 pm
Signed and noted
 

Isabelle J. (87)
Friday July 13, 2012, 6:36 pm
Signed !
 

Kaspar K. (11)
Friday July 13, 2012, 6:40 pm
Signed. Thank you Michelle
 

michelle t. (41)
Friday July 13, 2012, 7:53 pm
Signed.Death wishes for these pieces of crap and nothing else with surfice
 

Evelyn B. (79)
Friday July 13, 2012, 8:11 pm
Noted and Signed Tks. Michelle..
 

Kim O. (398)
Friday July 13, 2012, 8:11 pm
Signed and noted! Thanks sooo much Michelle!!
 

Alison A. (240)
Friday July 13, 2012, 9:10 pm
Signed and noted, thanks Michelle.
 

Linda Jarsky (0)
Friday July 13, 2012, 9:12 pm
"If you have men who will exclude any of God's creatures from the shelter of compassion and pity, you will have men who will deal likewise with their fellow men. ---St. Francis of Assisi..."
 

Nadine McFarland (1)
Friday July 13, 2012, 9:40 pm
Signed and noted. These people are dispicable and are due no respect for even their lives. I pray this comes around and bites them in their broad behinds!
 

Pamela C. (75)
Friday July 13, 2012, 9:46 pm
Noted and signed. Thank you for the quote, Linda.
 

Joan McAllister (1064)
Friday July 13, 2012, 9:56 pm
Signed. Thanks Michelle
 

Esther Z. (96)
Friday July 13, 2012, 9:58 pm
Noted and signed.
 

Shirley S. (176)
Friday July 13, 2012, 11:10 pm
Noted & signed
 

Marie W. (67)
Friday July 13, 2012, 11:39 pm
signed and noted.
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday July 14, 2012, 12:04 am
noted + signed
 

Victoria Pohrebna (264)
Saturday July 14, 2012, 12:50 am
Signed!
 

Jaime A. (35)
Saturday July 14, 2012, 1:23 am
Signed.!!
 

Unnikrishnan Sasidharan (48)
Saturday July 14, 2012, 3:33 am
S+N
 

Rich Blue (72)
Saturday July 14, 2012, 5:54 am
Signed~
 

Terri H. (0)
Saturday July 14, 2012, 6:30 am
This must never happen again. Shame on them for their seizure of Lennox without provication and then their callousness in not allowing the family a final goodbye to their dog. The Belfast animal control office MUST be held accountable for their cruel and inhumane actions and be made an example of what NOT to do for other animal control agencies around the world. I hope members of the House of Commons publicly disgraces this agency.

 

Michele Wilkinson (106)
Saturday July 14, 2012, 7:03 am
Noted and signed.
Thanks
 

Gloria picchetti (300)
Saturday July 14, 2012, 7:33 am
Signed for dear Lennox. I will never set foot in Ireland.
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday July 14, 2012, 7:40 am
already signed, thanks Michelle
 

SANDRA ROCHA (146)
Saturday July 14, 2012, 8:16 am
Noted and signed. Thank you Michelle.
 

Patricia Ces (8)
Saturday July 14, 2012, 8:33 am
Noted and signed!!
 

Jason Green (237)
Saturday July 14, 2012, 9:30 am
Signatures
4,430 out of 10,000
 

Kay M. (348)
Saturday July 14, 2012, 9:38 am
4434
 

Grainne OCarroll (72)
Saturday July 14, 2012, 9:49 am
Signed.
 

Sandi C. (217)
Saturday July 14, 2012, 10:30 am
close them down please! Signed
 

Laura H. (903)
Saturday July 14, 2012, 10:33 am
Noted and signed.

We love you Lennox.
 

Donna Hamilton (152)
Saturday July 14, 2012, 10:52 am
Noted and signed. Thanks.
 

Florence Eaise (132)
Saturday July 14, 2012, 1:09 pm
signed and noted thanks
 

Wim Zunnebeld (144)
Saturday July 14, 2012, 1:12 pm
S&N
 

aj E. (164)
Saturday July 14, 2012, 1:47 pm
signed.
 

Carolina Amena (74)
Saturday July 14, 2012, 2:44 pm
Done and shared!
 

Angelika R. (144)
Saturday July 14, 2012, 4:25 pm
certainly signed, thx Michelle.
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday July 14, 2012, 6:30 pm
already signed, TU
 

holly masih (68)
Sunday July 15, 2012, 4:28 am
signed-with pleasure.
 

Janet R. (34)
Sunday July 15, 2012, 6:12 am
Gladly signed, I wrote a book in my comment on the petition, guess I'm chatty today. But seriously, I don't know who would do such an investigation; I would think the the UK must do it, I don't think anyone in NI could be unbiased. I posted on the RSPCA FB page and asked if they were investigating the mistreatment of Lennox. I don't think they care. Nothing on their site like RIP Lennox, nothing. Pretty sad. Also, sent an email to channel 4. Still plan to send emails to McCarthy and the BCC complaint line but need to wait until I an annoyed about something.
 

Stella AWAY W. (258)
Sunday July 15, 2012, 9:23 am
Signatures now 4,757 out of 10,000 - email sent, signed everything I could find - as Ronni said, inundate the Belfast freepost address, make them PAY!!! SHAME ON BELFAST - one place we will definitely NOT be visiting to waste our money!!!
 

Michael Carney (212)
Monday July 16, 2012, 2:04 am
Signed thanks Michelle
 

desanka s. (403)
Monday July 16, 2012, 10:54 pm
Signer 5,044. Thank you dearest Michelle!!!
 

David N. (19)
Thursday July 19, 2012, 3:10 am
Signed.
 

Debbie Crowe (78)
Friday July 27, 2012, 10:35 pm
Signed and shared on Facebook and in e-mails!

I feel really sorry for any other animal that is at this facility!! Plese shut them down and bring in people who actually 'care' about the animals!!!
 
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